Traditional Religious Festivals and Modernity : A Case Study of Female-Oriented Cults Annual Festivals in Ijebuland of South Western Nigeria

@inproceedings{Akintan2013TraditionalRF,
  title={Traditional Religious Festivals and Modernity : A Case Study of Female-Oriented Cults Annual Festivals in Ijebuland of South Western Nigeria},
  author={Oluwatosin Adeoti Akintan},
  year={2013}
}
  • Oluwatosin Adeoti Akintan
  • Published 2013
Festivals are celebrations of important events in every human society which bring together people from all walks of life. In Ijebuland, traditional festivals are observed by the adherents of the traditional religion to mark important social and cultural events in the lives of the people and these are culminated in series of performances, entertainments, rites and rituals. Through these festivals, the values and beliefs of the people are demonstrated, they give meaning to the social, political… CONTINUE READING

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